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MannyGoldstein Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-29-11 10:46 PM
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  -The debt fallout: How Social Security went cash negative earlier than expected alp227  Oct-29-11 08:36 PM   #0 
  - Sniff......I smell bullsh*t  shraby   Oct-29-11 08:38 PM   #1 
  - Right wing hit piece.  sarcasmo   Oct-29-11 08:39 PM   #2 
  - Why is there never any mention of any war?  RC   Oct-29-11 08:44 PM   #3 
  - Because the war didnt steal the money but the politicians did, its just to  cstanleytech   Oct-29-11 09:28 PM   #5 
  - because they stole money from the Social Security fund for bush's wars /nt  still_one   Oct-29-11 08:49 PM   #4 
  - Social Security is cash positive  MannyGoldstein   Oct-29-11 10:09 PM   #6 
  - Where do the funds that pay the interest come from?  dkf   Oct-29-11 10:43 PM   #8 
     - General fund. nt  MannyGoldstein   Oct-29-11 10:46 PM   #9 
        - Yep. And what is the state of the general fund and how much does it owe?  dkf   Oct-29-11 10:54 PM   #10 
           - The government chose to wage 2+ wars and slash taxes on the wealthiest  MannyGoldstein   Oct-29-11 11:04 PM   #11 
              - When you look at where government funds are going, a lot of it is to seniors.  dkf   Oct-30-11 02:17 AM   #12 
              - Social Security and Medicare are fully paid for by current and past receipts  MannyGoldstein   Oct-30-11 06:51 AM   #17 
              - It's a tax. And if payouts are adjusted it will be so that at the end of "many years"  dkf   Oct-30-11 11:51 AM   #20 
              - Seniors PAID FOR SOCIAL SECURITY AND MEDICARE. THE GOVERNMENT "GIVES" NOTHING.  Laluchacontinua   Oct-31-11 04:11 AM   #22 
              - Actually the government cut everybody's taxes....  WranglerRog   Oct-30-11 04:13 AM   #13 
              - That's a very interesting bit of info thanks! nt  MannyGoldstein   Oct-30-11 06:52 AM   #18 
              - Thank you, Manny.  Enthusiast   Oct-30-11 05:01 AM   #15 
                 - Hey, back at you!  MannyGoldstein   Oct-30-11 06:53 AM   #19 
  - Correct me if I'm wrong  MFrohike   Oct-29-11 10:21 PM   #7 
  - ''the government has borrowed every cent'' from the trust fund...so they must pay it BACK  yurbud   Oct-30-11 04:47 AM   #14 
  - Have some pastry:  blkmusclmachine   Oct-30-11 05:03 AM   #16 
  - Trust Fund  PeteMac56   Oct-30-11 12:03 PM   #21 
 

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